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Resource ID: #13221
Subject: Tobacco
Source: Time Magazine
Date: 11-Mar-96


The tobacco industry has never lost a lawsuit. But a new billion-dollar legal assault, and a high-ranking defector, may change that. Time investigates allegations of Jeffrey Wigand, former vice president of Brown & Williamson, that the tobacco company manipulated nicotine levels in cigarettes, knowingly used a carcinogenic additive to make pipe tobacco taste better and covered up research into "safer" cigarettes.

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